The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Rank 51 39 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 12 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.80% 3.80% 1.49%
As % of the System Software category 16.00% 27.35% 16.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 3
Median daily rate £425 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -17.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.88
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +71.42%
VMware Infrastructure
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
75 117 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.24% 13.91% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 21
Median daily rate £450 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £254 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 15
Median hourly rate £12.00 £10.04 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.58% -33.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £22.04 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.73 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+21.94% +9.67%

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 31 (81.58%) Windows
3 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
4 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
5 18 (47.37%) NetApp
6 17 (44.74%) SAN
6 17 (44.74%) ITIL
7 15 (39.47%) SCOM
7 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
8 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
9 13 (34.21%) HP
9 13 (34.21%) Virtual Environments
10 12 (31.58%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (31.58%) NFS
10 12 (31.58%) Citrix
10 12 (31.58%) Linux
10 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
10 12 (31.58%) iSCSI
11 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
11 11 (28.95%) MS Office
12 10 (26.32%) SQL
12 10 (26.32%) Finance
12 10 (26.32%) Capacity Management
12 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (23.68%) MCSE
13 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (23.68%) CommVault
13 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
13 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
3 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Office
2 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) IaaS
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (44.74%) SAN
2 12 (31.58%) iSCSI
3 8 (21.05%) WAN
4 7 (18.42%) DNS
4 7 (18.42%) LAN
5 3 (7.89%) Firewall
5 3 (7.89%) Internet
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security
6 2 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (2.63%) DHCP
7 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Automotive
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (2.63%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Server Specialist
1 9 (23.68%) Wintel Server Specialist
1 9 (23.68%) Wintel Specialist
2 8 (21.05%) SAN Specialist
2 8 (21.05%) Server Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) VMware Specialist
3 7 (18.42%) Active Directory Specialist
3 7 (18.42%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (18.42%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Exchange Specialist
4 6 (15.79%) SAN Engineer
4 6 (15.79%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (13.16%) Active Directory Engineer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
5 5 (13.16%) NetApp Specialist
6 4 (10.53%) LAN Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) LAN Specialist
6 4 (10.53%) LAN/WAN Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) WAN Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) WAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.63%) PKI
2 1 (2.63%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (81.58%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Linux
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server
6 7 (18.42%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (13.16%) CentOS
7 5 (13.16%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) Virtual Environments
3 10 (26.32%) Capacity Management
4 8 (21.05%) Service Management
5 7 (18.42%) Project Management
6 6 (15.79%) ITSM
6 6 (15.79%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
8 4 (10.53%) Migration
9 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (7.89%) High Availability
9 3 (7.89%) Network Design
9 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
9 3 (7.89%) Problem Management
9 3 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Server Virtualisation
10 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) Security Cleared
2 14 (36.84%) SC Cleared
3 9 (23.68%) MCSE
3 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (5.26%) Dell Certification
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.63%) VCP5
System Software
1 21 (55.26%) Active Directory
2 12 (31.58%) NFS
2 12 (31.58%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.42%) XenApp
4 6 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (10.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (39.47%) SCOM
2 6 (15.79%) OVSD
3 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.63%) SCCM
3 1 (2.63%) SCSM
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) VMware
2 29 (76.32%) Microsoft
3 18 (47.37%) NetApp
4 13 (34.21%) HP
5 12 (31.58%) Citrix
6 9 (23.68%) CommVault
7 6 (15.79%) EMC
8 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
9 3 (7.89%) Blue Coat
9 3 (7.89%) CheckPoint
9 3 (7.89%) Cisco
9 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
10 2 (5.26%) Dell
10 2 (5.26%) SAP
11 1 (2.63%) arcserve
11 1 (2.63%) Intel
11 1 (2.63%) Oracle
11 1 (2.63%) Symantec
11 1 (2.63%) Veeam